Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Callirhoe alcaeoides (Michx.) A.Gray image
Photographer: Dan Tenaglia           

from USDA Plants Website
Family Malvaceae
Callirhoe alcaeoides (Michx.) A.Gray
light poppy mallow, pale poppy mallow, purple poppy mallow
Callirhoe: from Greek mythology; Greek calos, "beautiful"
alcaeoides: like Alcacea
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: arching erect perennial forb
Flower: red to purple, 5-parted

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Sida alcaeoides Michx.

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